National Evaluation System for health Technology Coordinating Center (NESTcc) Selects Medical Device Real-World Evidence Demonstration Projects

Projects support NESTcc’s mission to establish functional and efficient pathways for medical device evidence generation Arlington, VA – (January 29, 2018) – The National Evaluation System for health Technology Coordinating Center (NESTcc) has selected eleven demonstration projects for their potential to provide proof of concept for innovative and scalable approaches to real-world evidence (RWE) generation […]


Funding Opportunity from the FDA Includes Collaboration with NESTcc

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently released a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to facilitate the development, production, and distribution of pediatric medical devices through the funding of nonprofit consortia. The FOA includes efforts to leverage real-world evidence for regulatory evaluation of medical devices that will foster collaboration between NESTcc and external stakeholders to […]


NESTcc UPDATE: Call for Concepts Deadline Extended to JANUARY 31, 2018

*Please note that this update extends only to the NESTcc Call for Concepts and is NOT applicable for anyone wishing to submit a response to separate NESTcc opportunities. NESTcc is seeking recommendations from industry for Real-World Evidence test-cases that could be implemented with early data network partners. If you are a medical device manufacturer interested […]


NESTcc hosts webinar to discuss Call for Concepts for Medical Device Manufacturers

If you are a medical device manufacturer interested in responding to NESTcc’s recently-announced Call for Concepts, we invite you to join us for a live webinar on January 4, 2018 from 3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. EST. We will use this time to present examples of test-cases, discuss the submission process, and answer your questions. Register Today. […]


NESTcc announces three new opportunities for engagement and launches new website.

Today, NESTcc announced three open opportunities for engagement via the newly-launched www.nestcc.org. The first opportunity—open to medical device manufacturers—is a Call for Concepts for Real-World Evidence (RWE) test-cases to better understand the opportunities and barriers associated with building and maintaining a NESTcc data partner network. The test-case concepts are due January 17, 2018. The next […]